CaviCide Surface Disinfectant / Decontamination Cleaner is a convenient, ready-to-use intermediate level surface disinfectant. CaviCide is safe for use on non-porous surfaces. It is perfect for cleaning and decontamination of environmental and medical device surfaces.
CaviCide is effective against TB, HBV, HCV, viruses (hydrophilic and lipophilic), bacteria (including MRSA and VRE) and fungi. It is safe for all areas of the facility including NICU, operating rooms, isolation rooms, patient care areas and laboratories. When used as directed, it will also effectively clean and decontaminate critical and semi-critical instrumentation.
Not for use on patients skin. Please see Skin Care or Skin Cleaning Product categories for items to use to keep patients skin clean and healthy.
CaviCide Kill Claims
Mycobacterium tuberculosis var: bovis (BCG)
Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
Vancomycin Resistant Enterococcus faecalis (VRE)
Staphylococcus aureus with reduced susceptibility to vancomycin
Hepatitis B Virus (HBV)
Hepatitis C Virus (HCV)
Herpes Simplex Virus Types 1 and 2
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV-1)
Human Coronavirus (not associated with Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome or SARS)
Influenza A2 Virus
Complete List of Uses
CaviCide is useful in health care settings such as hospitals, hospital operating rooms, emergency departments, emergency medical settings, surgical centers, surgical suites, out-patient surgical centers (OPSC), isolation areas, neonatal units, laboratories, clinics, patient care areas, nursing homes, ophthalmic offices, ophthalmic and optometric facilities, eye surgical centers, patient care areas, dialysis centers, donation centers (blood, plasma, semen, milk, aphaeresis), dental offices, dental operatories, animal care facilities, veterinary facilities, beauty salons, salon settings, manicure salons, skin care salons, barber shops, tanning salons, emergency vehicles, ambulances, police and fire vehicles, schools, health club facilities, kitchens*, food preparation areas*, bathrooms, daycare centers, correctional facilities, prisoner detention facilities, jails, prisons, morgues, cadaver processing areas, funeral homes, laundry rooms, pet areas and other critical care areas where control of cross contamination between treated surfaces is important.
CaviCide will effectively clean and disinfect, when used as directed, such items as interior and exterior surfaces of infant incubators, bassinets, cribs and warmers, infant/child care equipment surfaces, diaper changing stations, baby cribs, diaper pails, toys, high chairs, oxygen hoods, operating room tables and lights, laboratory equipment and surfaces, physical therapy (PT) equipment surfaces, stretchers, spine back boards, ambulance equipment surfaces, slit lamps, eye glasses (do not use on contact lenses), loupes, hard, non-porous exterior surfaces of ultrasound transducers or probes, exam tables, gurneys, IV poles, dental unit instrument trays, operatory light switches, exterior surfaces of amalgamators and dental curing lights, exterior surfaces of anesthesia machines and respiratory therapy equipment, SilkPeel™ with DermalInfusion™, workstations, dental countertops, dental chairs, exterior surfaces of dental operatories, exterior surfaces of endodontic equipment, such as apex locators, pulp testers and motors, stools, animal cages, veterinary care surfaces, nail/hair care implements, tanning beds, hair dryers, hair clippers, shears, razors, hair cutting implements, clipper blades, salon surfaces, scissors, combs, brushes, manicure tables, manicure implements, washable nail files, hair rollers, non-food contact surfaces, exterior surfaces of refrigerator units*, exterior surfaces of appliances such as refrigerators, microwaves, food processors and stoves*, sinks*, counter tops*, vanity tops*, tiles*, floors, walls, handrails, door knobs, bed railings, tables, chairs, faucets, bathroom fixtures, exterior toilet surfaces, bathing units, bathtubs shower stalls, cabinets, shampoo bowls, garbage cans, computers, keyboards, carts, baskets, grocery carts, shopping carts, weight-lifting surfaces, drained whirlpool tank surfaces, cabinets, lights, telephones, which are made of plastic (i.e., polycarbonate, polypropylene, polyvinylchloride, polystyrene), and use sites listed on this label consisting of non-porous vinyl, stainless steel, painted surfaces, Plexiglas®, Formica® and glass.
Metrex Part Number: 13-1000, 13-1024